IST=In Service Training
It’s done 3 months after arriving at site and swearing in, marking the end of community integration period, or lockdown.
To PC, this means giving us a chance to learn about grant writing, teaching techniques, and introduce us to more bureaucratic parts of PC.
To PCVs, this means good food, nice comfy beds, free wifi, and showers.
Yeah, it’s pretty sweet. And while I am learning some important stuff, I’m enjoying the showers so much more. We also happen to be staying at a beautiful resort right outside of Pretoria. What a change from village life!